Northern Neck District represented on all-state softball teams

Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

Despite an early exit from the Class 1 state softball tournament, the Northern Neck District’s Northumberland and Rappahannock filled five spots on the all-state teams.

Both the Raiderettes and Lady Indians were knocked out of postseason play in the state quarterfinals.

Auburn, which won the state championship and went 25-3, placed three on the first team and its catcher Abby Wilson was named the player of the year.  Auburn coach David Hurd was named the coach of the year. Wilson batted .505 with 12 home runs and 50 RBIs.

Rappahannock filled two spots on the all-state first team in…